Below are applications for one and two-family residential development projects. To understand what materials are required to be submitted with an application, see the Project Checklists.

Project Checklists

These checklists are created to assist you with the requirements for submitting plans for one and two family residential building projects. If you have questions concerning this information, contact the Development Center at 803-545-3483.  Click on the checklist below that applies to your project.

The City of Columbia is pleased to offer multiple methods to apply for certain building, trade or specialty permits!  
Licensed contractors may now utilize our online, self-service "Access" portal to apply and pay for permits!

* This indicates a fillable form application.
** Indicates that additional information other than permit application is required for permitting.  Refer to the appropriate project checklist for information.  Also, if the job is located in a design, historic, or flood district, additional information may be required.
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